The St. Francis College Institute for International and Cross-Cultural Psychology welcomed Visiting Scholar Tahereh Ziaian, Ph.D. for the talk Mental Health and Well-Being of Refugee Children and Adolescents on November 10.
With a nearly perfect score, a group of St. Francis College students under the supervision of Economics Professor Behrouz Tabrizi made it through to the semi-final round of the annual College Fed Challenge organized by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
The decades long battle against terrorism has changed the way people think about their personal security and the freedoms they enjoy. St. Francis College Professor Yassin El-Ayouty tackled this question and the compromises we face with an expert laden panel for the event, Civil Rights Versus National Security, Exploring the Tension Between These Two National Values in a Globalized Environment of Insecurity held October 7 at St. Francis.
A week-long celebration of the Franciscan spirit concluded Saturday, October 4 with a collection of St. Francis College students volunteering to arrange floral decoration for senior citizen shut-ins around Brooklyn. The flowers were donated through a partnership with the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership and elderly service organization, Heights and Hills.